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Dr.Hazel Wallace is the founder of The Food Medic. She is a qualified medical doctor, best-selling author, and health writer. She is also a qualified personal trainer and is currently pursuing a masters in clinical nutrition and public health.

Hazel started ‘The Food Medic’ blog in 2012, as a medical student, in a bid to bridge the gap between conventional medical advice and the latest thoughts and developments in nutrition and other areas of lifestyle medicine. The blog has now extended to various other platforms and publications including social media, books, and a podcast. The Food Medic podcast aims to cut through the confusing health information that we find online by interviewing experts and specialists who dispel the myths surrounding diet and health, and instead share evidence-based advice and actionable tips!

www.thefoodmedic.co.uk

Find Hazel on social: Instagram, Facebook & Twitter

 

  • Dr.Hazel Wallace is the founder of The Food Medic. She is a qualified medical doctor, best-selling author, and health writer. She is also a qualified personal trainer and is currently pursuing a masters in clinical nutrition and public health. Hazel started ‘The Food Medic’ blog in 2012, as a medical student, in a bid to bridge the gap between conventional medical advice and the latest thoughts and developments in nutrition and other areas of lifestyle medicine. The blog has now extended to various other platforms and publications including social media, books, and a podcast. The Food Medic podcast aims to cut through the confusing health information that we find online by interviewing experts and specialists who dispel the myths surrounding diet and health, and instead share evidence-based advice and actionable tips! www.thefoodmedic.co.uk Find Hazel on social: Instagram, Facebook & Twitter  
  • The Gut Stuff was co-founded just over a year ago by DJ presenters Lisa and Alana Macfarlane (The Mac Twins) and entrepreneur India Wardrop. Twins are a great constant for medical research, and Alana and Lisa became the “chief guinea pigs” for Tim Spector at TwinsUK research at King’s College London where they discovered that despite having 100% the same DNA their guts have only 40% the same microbiota, which could explain why their bodies behave so differently. Thus their ‘gut journey’ began! The trio made it their mission to bring the real science to the public. They launched a Youtube series featuring the world’s leading scientists in Gut Health including Tim Spector, Trevor Lawley, Sandrine Claus and Fiona Powrie amongst other great scientists and set up www.thegutstuff.com – an accessible, fun online resource. They’re reaching out to empower the world with gut health through lots of creative channels such as their  successful “pop up” Supper Club […]
  • Maeve Madden is a bestselling author and health and fitness influencer. Maeve released her debut book, Beat Your Bloat in May 2018. The book was a best seller in both the UK and Irish markets and is set to hit the US in December. Maeve’s strong female audience love her approach to fitness, but even more so with her daily information on female related issues, from PCOS to IBS. A Fitness/Commercial Model, Actress, Lifestyle Blogger, Personal Trainer, former Professional Dancer born and raised in Ireland. Maeve has always had a passion for fitness, health & beauty. She attended both dance and acting schools in her hometown from the age of 3 and competed successfully in many competitions for Dance, Drama and Beauty. Hard work and dedication has seen Maeve successfully sign with modelling agencies in Europe, London and Ireland, securing campaigns and working for high end brands including Adidas, Treseme, Lacoste, […]
  • For over 20 years Deirdre has been exploring, training, teaching and experiencing Yoga – initially with the Bihar School of Yoga in India where she trained and lived for almost 3 years exploring many different Yoga styles – Hatha, Bhakti, Jhana and Karma Yoga. Deirdre trained further in Meditation and Buddhist Philosophy, living in Tibetan Buddhist monasteries, Thai forest retreat centres and Yogic ashrams in Rishikesh. During that time she undertook many intensive 10-day silent meditation retreats over the years, and wishing to take her practice deeper, undertook three separate meditation retreats of over 3-months duration, one of which was under the guidance of teachers of the Dalai Lama. In 2013 she created and developed her Deep Sleep Workshops and Trainings. This was initially in response to her own experience of restless, sleepless nights, and wanting to find a way through them without resorting to sleep medication.  After finding her […]
  • Laura is a self-care coach, business mentor for online coaches and designer who’s passionate about living a wholehearted life! Laura is passionate about helping others do the same – from mindset and self-care to running a business that gives us freedom and flexibility to create a life that truly works for us as modern women, she wants to help you show up for yourself more than ever before. www.wholeheartedlylaura.com Find Laura on social: Facebook, Instagram & Twitter
  • My Nutrition – a leading Nutritional Consultancy was formed by the talented Latin Chef Jeeny Maltese and Leading Nutritionist and Health Expert- Tom Coleman. With a background in fine dining, TV Chef Jeeny appears regularly on RTE and Virgin Media. Jeeny delivers “Easy, Practical, Inexpensive & Tasty recipes”, without hassle, or crazy ingredients from health stores or weird ingredients that no ones knows about! http://www.mynutritionireland.ie/ Find Jeeny on social: Instagram, Twitter & Facebook
  • Finn is a chef, marine scientist and writer – her bestselling cookbook Finn’s World was released in 2017. An avid surfer, Finn lives on the wild west coast in her adopted home of Bundoran. Finding out she was a coeliac in her college years, Finn has since strived to create gluten-free recipes that are healthy, affordable and so delicious that anyone can enjoy them! Finn is passionate about reducing our dependency on single-use plastics and is an ambassador for an Teagasc’s Clean Coasts. She cooks for yoga and wellness retreats around the country, is a food judge in Ireland and the UK and spent this year helping her partner launch Burro Burro in Bundoran. To keep up with Finn on here foodie and oceanic adventures, and for lots of tips on how to make sustainable living easier and more affordable check her out on Instagram @saltwaterstories.me and online at www.saltwaterstories.me